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Harris, Thomas (1829-35)

Harris, Thomas, 9 New St and 19 New Summer St, Birmingham, u, furnishing draper, carpet dealer and paper hanger (1829–35). Submitted bill to Mr Lloyd, 1829–30, totalling £1 14s 8d for ‘Gothic Chintz’. Bill head gives address at 9 New St, and lists stock of ‘Brussels, Kidderminster, Scotch and Venetian Carpets, EARTH RUGS, DRUGGETS, DOOR & CARRIAGE — MATS, INDIA & IMPERIAL MATTING, Floor Cloths … Table Linens … Counterpanes, Quilts, Blankets, Bed Ticks, Moreens, Chintz & Dimity Furniture, Curtain Muslins, Coloured Furniture Linings, Window Hollands … Tassels, Fringes, Bed Laces &c. Bedsteads fitted up in a Superior Manner …’. [D; Herefs. RO, F60/295)

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.